• DISCOVER THE CORE VALUES CARRIED BY SPORT
• A BOOK TO INSPIRE SPORTSPEOPLE AND SERVE AS A MODEL FOR EVERYONE
• THE NOBLE FACE OF SPORT - SPORT AS IT ALWAYS SHOULD BE
Sport is not only about setting record and challenges. It carries powerful values that people around the globe share: discipline, respect and tolerance, integrity, solidarity, hard work, courage, friendship and fairness, among many others. As a matter of fact, sport is a peerless school for human values and a fantastic educational tool. This book illustrates, with numerous case studies taken from the history of sport, the values carried by sport. It shows how sport reflects our human spirit and its most noble aspirations. This book will make sport fans tingle at the memory of unforgettable moments in sports competitions. It will tell the long history of sporting values, from the Olympic oath in ancient Greece to the code of martial arts in East Asia, and to modern sport events.
THE VALUES OF SPORT
260 x 200 mm / 160 pp / 25,000 words / rights available worldwide